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centers across america. >> work with the partners to make changes to reform the postal service in the future. >> ama: changing a law that requires the postal service to pay billions of dollars each year to find healthcare benefits for future retirees. >> commuters along the san mateo coast will have an easier drive. the tunnel at devil's slide will be officially open. they will celebrate the opening in pacifica and another location >> a record number of people hit the streets of oakland today for the oakland running festival. 9100 competitors joined the 5-k and full and half marathon and four person team relay. they were happy to see double the number of runners last year. they are usually new to the sport so there is an increase in interest in the race. women's winner set a record, finished in two hours, 47 minutes and 24 seconds. male winner is from berkeley, finished. >>> coming up video showing an aggressive shark penetrate ago diver's cage. a man watching the whole thing from feet away. one wrong turn leads to a rough ride. how a car ended up on a neighbor's roof. ♪ >> i
. and equality is restored to the state of california. >> it is impossible to know with any certainty the changes that would be worked on society by redefining a fundamental institution like marriage. >>reporter: the debate started when san francisco began allowing gay cup toll get married nine years ago. and now the future of gay marriage is in the hand of the u.s. supreme court. good evening. those 9 justices are taking on a central issue in modern american life. gay marriage. and with it comes profound questions. what is a family. what is the purpose of marriag marriage. many bay area city like berkeley showed their support for the lgbt community by raising rainbow flag today. we have team coverage for you tonight beginning with 7 news reporter carolyn tyler at the supreme court in washington. >> pep rally of sorts took place throughout the morning both side who care deeply about the outcome of this landmark case. inside no argument. justices had hard hitting questions for the critic and supporters of prop 8. california ban on same sex marriage. >> you have sort of a reason for not incl
to say about the reorganization except to wonder how much real change it brings while the department remains seriously under staffed with 6 11 officers. chief jordan says district 4 in fruitvale is the beta test to try if you will before the program is rolled out to the rest of the city. this is abc 7 news. >> jap that's consulate stationed in san francisco will spend a year in jail for domestic violence. he plead in order contest to a pair of felony in a plea deal original faced up to 20 years in prison for more than a dozen charges. his wife accused him of sta stabbing her in the what happened a screw driver hitting her on the head with lap top slapping her in the face bruising her arm and thigh and throwing her from a car. guy jail time will start in may. >> new report explains why social shut down a school on friday. serious violations against universal preschool formerly known as sunny side infant preschool reported violations include the inappropriate swaddling of infants in cribs to confine them. using car seat instead of high chair and having too many children for the nu
judg decided a compliance director was needed to monitor further changes. that director is thomas frazier and he starts today. >> that's our obligation. thomas frazier had the capacity to did that. >> he's not the only one loo looking for results. >> well the balance is work of in progress if the city of oakland. >>reporter: refuse wren cummings is watching frazier too. in his role as community organizer he wants to find a balance between safe street and what he calls responsible policing. >> i think there's different kind of attitude. willingness to listen to the community and to be working if partnership. >>reporter: back at lucky barber shop the exclusion appears to be a simple as tight fade. >> i think we need more avenue and more areason a for to us get together to solve these problems. >>reporter: as compliance director frazier will earn annual salary of 2 70,000 dollars a year. also come with the authority to fire or demotel members of the police department. including the chief. at police headquarters this is 7 news. >> let's switch gear talk about the weather for a
you how side michael finy shows you how it could change the way you >> good evening. 7 news at finance:00. spiking their drinks. police arrested a present ask teacherting sleeping pills in the toddler's cups. it happened at kitty academy in morgan hill. as heather explains, the parents of kids in that teacher's class are absolutely stunned by this news. and they are angry. police say 59-year-old oly sister resident worked off and on at the kidy academy for 5 years. worked in child care for 20. at the academy she was responsible for 10 children between the ages of 1 and two years old. friday morning she was getting ready for their arrival when a colleague noticed something strange. >> she is preparing water for them. and one of the other employees witnessed her putting something into this, these cups. not all but soil. police say she has admitted it was the adult sleeping pill. she was fared medley friday morning. police weren't notified until yesterday afternoon. and she was arrested at her home last tonight. police say it would have been better if they were cal
are on lookout for a shooter after a robbery took a violent turn. pope makes a push for a big change to the church philosophy. and a republican sees a fallout in his party after voicing support for same so... [ gasps ] these are sandra's "homemade" yummy, scrumptious bars. hmm? i just wanted you to eat more fiber. chewy, oatie, gooeyness... and fraudulence. i'm in deep, babe. you certainly are. [ male announcer ] fiber one. [ man ] excuse me miss. [ gasps ] this fiber one 90 calorie brownie has all the deliciousness you desire. the brownie of your dreams is now deliciously real. >>> good evening, i'm carolyn tyler in for ama daetz. we have breaking news this evening after a deadly crash at a racetrack in yuba county. two people were killed when a sprint car lost control at marysville race way park east of yuba city. the car slammed into the wall and hit two people. an announcer for the race said one of victim's johnson's 14-year-old cousin. the other victim is 68 years old and owns several cars in the race. it appears johnson's car had mechanical problems. >> tonight police are looki
and lots of people want to change it. also selling used textbooks, today's ruling in a case brought by a california student. and... why an increasing number of elephant seal pupts are being treated [ male announcer ] fact: the 100% electric nissaneaf... is more fun than ever. sees better than ever. ♪ charges faster. and will charge. cool. and heat. from your phone. fact: leaf never needs gas. ever. good for the world. built in america. now, leaf's an easier choice than ever. ♪ shop at ♪ >> terry: seal puping season is out on the marin coast. wayne freedman says the marine center is already carrying for a dozen pups. >> these are the utterances they make. at the marin mammal center, they have elephant seals this time of the year. >> if charles darwin coined the term of natural selection this would be the variation as give natural selection a chance. >> many cases, it's not a matter of natural selection at all. it's a matter of human interfering with the process of these animals. >> other way, it's puping season 19 seals are on the way and more in distress. >>
former governors and top advisors to president bush. obama view on gay marriage have changed dr. matcly since he was first elected president. >> marriage is between a man and woman. >> my feelings about this are constantly evolving. i struggle with this. >> i think same sex couple should be able to get married. >>reporter: at the time of that interview the president still said the issue should be left to the state's. but evolution continued and in january a hint of what was to come. >> our journey is not complete until our gay brother and sisters are treated like anyone else upped the law. >>reporter: supreme court will hear the case in less than a month. possibly deciding for the first time whether there is a constitutional right to marriage. jonathan karl abc news the white house. >> and white house says prt is hopeful a solution can be worked out to avert the 85 billion dollars in automatic spending reduction that go into effect midnight tomorrow. so-called sequester cuts. he and congressional leaders will knead meet about this tomorrow. rivrs across the board reduction in
art celebration had a few changes. city reduced the size to 5 block. ban open alcohol and put more police on patrol. city made changes after teenager shot at february 1st friday one month ago. no reports of problems at tonight events. >> bay area basketball power house st. mary's now on probation for violating double a regulation. school was found guilty of breaking the rules and failing to monitor its program in the ncaa crack down. laura explains the violations and the penalties. >> in the proud of it. we are not perfect. >> while calling them harsh. st. mary's head basketball coach randy bennett accepts the sanction to his program handed down by the ncaa. >> i made some mistake. along the way here and some things if i could do it over i would do it differently but at this point need to move on and just try to make sure we are not in a situation again. >> penalty include putting the probation for 4 years. no office campus recruiting for coach ben e.he will be suspended for 5 games next season and the program alludes to a 13 scholarship for 2 seasons. >> we are ceainly disapp
driver. 17-year-old chang was student at lowell high school in san francisco. she was hit by a car as she was crossing slope boulevard late saturday night. more tonight from 7 news reporter lee ann. >> the classmates and some of the closest friends came to police flowers at the intersection where the 17-year-old lowell high school student was struck. her friends were surprised to see the young girl father there. he came to warm them of the dangerous intersection. >> i just learned my daughter actually is a victim here. >>reporter: he said his daughter was out saturday night celebrating her birthday. she got off the bus and was crossing the intersection when police say she was hit by 29-year-old pwrivrment officer say somebody got hit. i told her i'm waiting for daughter to come back they ask what is her name and i told him the name and they said she's on her way to san francisco general hospital. >>reporter: the driver was arrested at the scene. >> he's arrested for felony dui and vehicular manslaughter. >>reporter: her friends remember her as an excellent runner on the trac
-hd. >> terrific weekend and we'll show you no returns but things will start to change in the next 36 hours as the cold front will bring the return of some rain. here is a live look from the bay bridge and highs today. it was 70 in concord as well as livermore. santa cruz, 73 degrees. we do have high clouds that are venturing in right now, just of the start of things that will hit us next 36 hours. san francisco right now with overcast skies, 53 degrees and 49 in half moon bay. when you can expect the raindrops to fall coming up in a little bit. >> carolyn: tonight police are asking your help they believed a man tried to abduct a 12-year-old girl. he is described as six feet tall and thin build and goatee. he was last seen driving a four-door car. he offered the girl a ride walking home from school. >> two ohio football players are heading to juvenile hall after the conviction on rape charges. they made apology in court after their conviction. >> reporter: 16-year-old breaking down in court after a judge convicted him and 17-year-old trent mayes of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old gi
and they act appropriately in other scouts. >> one of speakers admitted the perception of gays is changing. >> and past and future of the roman catholic church came in a history making embrace. he visited pope been ticket. they prayed together and spoke in prielt for 45 minutes and had lunch. francis brought benedict a gift, an icon called the madonna of humility. a man released from prison 23 years after he was wrongly convicted. how he nearly lost his life hours after his release. >> a bittersweet day on the cal campus. women advance and men had their women advance and men had their hands full with the [ man ] i got this citi thankyou card and started earning loads of points. we'll leave that there. you got a weather balloon, with points? yes i did. [ man ] points i could use for just about anything. go. ♪ keep on going in this direction. take this bridge over here. there it is! [ man ] so i used mine to get a whole new perspective. [ laughter ] [ male announcer ] earn points with the citi thankyou card and redeem them for just about anything. visit to apply. and
notice things changed from the weekend spencer is here a little cooler cloudy. >> cooler cloudy and moisture in the air although virtually no location are reporting rainfall except clover dale that reported 400. look at live doppler 7 hd and you can see a big mass of moisture just past over the east bay but at the moment no reports of any rain hitting the ground in these areas. however this little trail of moisture up in the north bay different story there where clover dale has reported 4 hundredths of an inch and may a little bit more as we get into the overnight hours. most ought bay area dry right now. moisture is passing through and not leaving much behind. little trail of moisture rather skinny but has produced measurable rain. nonetheless. live view of coyote tower from high definition roof top camera. 7 under mainly cloudy skies. temperatures 50 degrees in san francisco. 54 across the bay oakland. 51 san jose. 55 at santa cruz and another live view of the bay bridge from our high definition south beach camera downtown san francisco further temperature readings 4
friday but the superintendent has changed that meeting to monday night. in san leandro, laura anthony, "abc 7 news". >> dan: there are reports of a security breach at apple tonight. the company has temporarily shut down a password reset system after discovering a flaw to allow users to access apple accounts. using just an email address and the date of birth reset the password. apple customer that has wanted to purchase apps but can't remember their password are unable to do so. apple is trying to fix the problem. >>> the oakland police department welcomed graduates of the academy into the ranks for the first time in four years. 166th academy class filed into oakland's scottish rites center. one father explained having his son graduate means more. >> i was overcome with emotion when the officers came in because i know the sacrifices that us as black people have made over the years. it is not at all a small thing when a black man pouts a badge and a gun. it's very much an honor. >> dan: even with these graduates, police chief says he needs 200 more officers to bring staffing level up to
announce big changes today to the web site. something that on as you may know draws groans and complaints from its users. but as jonathan explains, these changes this time are ones that users have been asking for. >> today we are going to talk about a new design for your news feed. >>reporter: dressed in trademark hoodie and jeans ceo zuckerberg talked with reporters and no videocamera allowed this was shot by facebook. >> what we are trying to do is give everyone in the world the best personalize newspaper we can. >>reporter: he explained the new news feed is all about the visual. after all, pictures now make up almost half of what you see on facebook. but the changes go much deeper. >> just like a newspaper when you want to see every sports story and jump to the sports section you can jump to any different feed using the switc switcher at the top right of the page. >>reporter: feeds for music, pages you follow, one just for photo, and one is a blast from the past. >> i can come to my all friend feed and see everything single post from everyone of my friend in chron logical order.
their lives in the name of traffic safety. >>> and a major rule change for the nfl. the new safety regulation and what it could mean for the future of hard-hitting football future of hard-hitting football well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ male announcer ] call to get u-verse tv starting at $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. >>> good evening. i'm dan ashley. tonight overseas, president obama is in israel and this is the message he is sending that the united states will stand with israel if iran launches a nuke weapon. how serious is the president and is america really on the brink of another war perhaps? abc abc news reporter jonathanl is in jerusalem. >>> the president arrived in israel in a good mood. an open mike capturing banter with israeli prime minister nets. he was own jo
of manufacturing jobs back to silicon valley. >> and the look of the beginnings of a building that will change the san francisco skyline. >>> i'm spencer christian. just a chance of scattered sprinkles for now you. will it be wet for easter weekend? i'll have the accuweather forecast coming up. >>> also the new ways catching >>> also the new ways catching a giants game at at&t park will [ man ] i got this citi thankyou card and started earning loads of points. we'll leave that there. you got a weather balloon, with points? yes i did. [ man ] points i could use for just about anything. go. ♪ keep on going in this direction. take this bridge over here. there it is! [ man ] so i used mine to get a whole new perspective. [ laughter ] [ male announcer ] earn points with the citi thankyou card and redeem them for just about anything. visit to apply. it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and
of the region. you can see as we sweep live, no visible returns, but things are going to start to change for us especially as we get into tuesday as a pretty strong cold front will bring return of rain to the bay area. looking live right now from high definition rooftop cam towards coilt tower, high clouds and fog redeveloping right near the coast. oakland at 52. half moon bay, 48. santa cruz, 52 degrees. the timing of the rain returning to the bay area we'll take a look at that coming up in a bitter. >>> queen elizabeth is in the hospital. the illness she is fighting and how she is doing tonight. and also the diet that dares to you eat what you want. the doctor behind the fast diet tells us how it works. and conservationist score a win and conservationist score a win in asia, well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today's kids got it so good. [ m
american leaders of his generation. abc news, miami. >> tonight big change business to take police for airport travelers for the first time since 9/11 the tsa is allowing some knives on board. announcement greeted with confusion an outrage by flight attendant. abc news reporter david curly has that story. >> things people try to carry on a plane my boggle your mind. but tonight after more than a decade of confiscating tens of millions of pocket knives the tsa says it's time for a change. you can now carry a small knife on board. >> we know that the small little items are unlakely to be used again to try and hijack an aircraft. >> in a month and a half you will be allowed to carry a folding knife if the blade is less than 2.36 inches long and a half inch wide. golfers will be able to kerr on 2 kluchbilitys and hockey lacrosse pl players can board with the stick. razor blade box cutter like those used by the hi jacker on 9/11 will still be banned. not everybody is able to deal with knife wielding passengers. which is why the flit attendant angry tonight saying they and the passe
the election signals a big change for the church. >> the election of pope francis is a reminder that the center of gravity has is shifted from the northern hemisphere to the southern where the growth in the catholic church is happening. >> incredible because he is from argentina and near honduras. wow! >> wow, indeed. good evening. i'm dan ashley. it is now thursday morning at the vatican pope francis is beginning his first day on the job. he will meet with his predecessor pope benedict. josh elliott was at the vatican for the historic day. >> electricity and a&e palpable as the plumes of white smoke rose into the air. >> moments later there could be no doubt as the bell pealed and sent the tens of thousands into euphoria. as the celebration continued the vatican and military marching bands provided a soundtrack. a tangible anticipation filled the air. [ cheers and applause ] >> so history 266th pope was introduced. the 76-year-old jorge bergoglio of argentina who will now be known as pope francis. a theo logical conservative also known as a h humble man. in addressing assembled he acknowledged
thousands because some lawmakers have is he the sight on them directly and now propose ago major change. that story tonight from abc 7 news reporter vick lee. ism the gun in the cow palless and gun on the street, kill. >> rudy of united players is a street activist who is trying to stop the violence. he says stopping gun show here at the cow palace is part of the effort. during the last year cross roads of the west gun show attracted over 400,000 customers video from cross road of the gun show says it's the most popular gun show in america. here at the cow palace the parking lot are always full. lines long. as they were in january. in the past there have been attempts to stop the gun show all faile failed. cow palace sits on state land. so local authorities have no power to ban them. but now all of that may end. state senator leno has his way. resolution requires the worried povrd of supervisors of both san mateo and san francisco counties to officially approve gun show at the cow palace or else they can't be held. since both boards have already gone on record opposing them
for the changes major upgrade remain like new landscaping. new street lights. state of the art traffic control signals. wider sidewalk and bike lanes. >> you try to make the best out of the life you can. >>reporter: optimist. >> i am optimistic. >>reporter: project funded largely through measure b. alameda county sales tax. starting at 8 tonight police will assist confused drivers. look at the hayward loop go to our web site 7 in hayward, nick smith abc 7 news. >> time to get the green on. st. patrick's day is coming a day early in san francisco. 162 edition of the parade tomorrow morning starting at 1 11:30 at market and second street. the parade ends at civic center plaza where human festival actually gets under way there at 10:00 exploratorium celebration is the largest on the west coast. of course plenty of green and dancers and bag pipe too. don't forget the sprt phone. this year you cap watch live dancing from ireland from the web feed. mayor ed lee in ireland right now and will address the crowd. go to our web site to find that link. you will see it under see it on tv. >
to change. that state bill 289 would set a zero tolerance standard for drivers under the influence of illegal drugs. right now drugged driving cases tough to prosecute because no legal standard exist ins california lick for drinking there is a legal limit, right. well retired chp officer tells the story of his son also a chp officer killed on the job killed by driver high on marijuana. he failed all field so bright test and lab test too but not convicted. >> we had to try and convince the jury that there was impairment. but with our culture people say notice don't believe under the nruchlt 2 89 that individual would have been found guilty and would have had to found him guilty. >>reporter: new bill proenza poses same zero tolerance standard all commercial drivers are currently subject to. >> all right. let's move on to the weather forecast spencer here tracking a little moisture on doppler 7. >> yes dissipating right now but coming back for the weekend. >> tomorrow looking great. here's a look at live doppler 7 hd showing no patches of green right now so that means no precipi
in the company. as they tell us, changing leadership may not be enough. >> it may be the most candid goodbye letter ever written by a ceo. groupon's found ear and chief joking, i decided i would like to spend more time with my family, just kidding. i was fired today. is the departure enough to turn the struggling company around. under mason, groupon that offers daily deals to 41 subscribers has swelled to 11,000 employees. it has lost 70% of the value since debuting on the stock market 15 months ago, was it just too good to be through. >> first successful deals for groupon for gap. i got a groupon offer for introduction to we keeping and lots of people don't want to do that. >> the problem is they often don't come back. >> a large percent of the people are out for a bargain. they are not really out to be a long term client. there is no use for them. >> even the main copycat is struggling losing $650 million last year and laying off 10% of the staff throwing the entire business model into question. >> after word of the ceo's exit, the stock surged and increased more than 12%. >>> leigh glaser
meteorologist sandhya from dry to wet when the parent is change coming up. >> thanks. stay with us. 7 news at 9:00 continues in just news at 9:00 continues in just a moment. been waiting for the price of mattresses to fall? news at 9:00 continues in just then hurry, sleep train's beautyrest and posturepedic closeout sale is ending soon. save up to 40% on closeout sets from beautyrest and posturepedic. save hundreds on floor samples and closeout inventory. these prices are falling fast, but these deals won't last. sleep train's beautyrest and posturepedic closeout sale ends soon. superior service, best selection, lowest price, guaranteed. ♪ sleep train ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ is. >> now to story only on abc 7 news tonight. bay area homeland security agent is facing child pornography charges. investigation started back in 2011 and ended justless week with the arrest of this man. gilbert lamb be. vick lee with the exclusive details. >>reporter: police arrested gilbert lamb be almost year and a half ago for exchanging child porn on the internet. investigators went
. they report that state officials are making the change on every business freeway in california. the state is under pressure for the federal government to improve carpool times. >>> the navy is apologizing tonight after a warship ran aground. it took some ingenuity to move the ship. it's gone now but the damage has yet to be seen. and unfriendly side of facebook. researchers uncover one group of people that face negative stereotypes on the social site. >> we are following live doppler 7-hd, [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin delicious. but say i press a few out flat... add some beef sloppy joe sauce... and cheese fold it all up and boom! i just made an unbeatable unsloppy joe pillsbury grands biscuits. let the making begin. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i
emails without a warrant. right now they can but there is an effort underway in sacramento to change. that nannette miranda explains what state lawmakers are trying to do. >> reporter: if law enforcement wanted to read your letters or other paper correspondence, they have to get a warrant but in this age of technology you don't have the same protection. if your email has been opened or is more than six months old, government agencies can read them. >> courts have said, lawsuit is very confusing and has permitted the government to search your emails held by providers without a warrant. >> government investigators generally look at email for criminal activity that is not always the case. it became a national debate after c.i.a. director after david petraeus resigned over an extramarital affair. if the c.i.a. can't keep the f.b.i. from reading that email what protections do ordinary people have. >> no warrant knocks records. >> a state senate wanted to clearly define the line. electronic communications should be no different than paper communications. they are all private. >> all we're
to the closing down of pet related businesses or having fax number changed some of the poster alerts were not delivered. in return they upgraded the alert to 125 posters in a 25-mile radius free of charge. the company says it has helped reunite hundreds other owners with their pets. pet amber alert agreed to refund her $99. what about players p? the pet alert may not have worked but something else did. >> i got a call from the marin humane society. >> a mazingly, a month after he disappeared players p was found up here in the marin headlands. a couple cycling in the hills found the cat skin any and hungry and brought him here to the marin humane society in nevada. a microchip identified h his owner and michelle got the call. soon after, an emotional reunion. >> i have to say he is one lucky cat. >> sherry harrington is a spokesperson for the humane society and says it is possible a pet finding service can h help locate a lot of pet. >> the more you can get the mess am out there your pet is missing and more help you can get. >> still a mystery how he traveled from san francisco across the
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